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Software & System Operations Manager - Galway

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Date: 23/02/2018
Job Reference: 91980

Job Description

Contact: Anne Marie Fox
Telephone: 087 2197421

Software & System Operations Manager
Our client, an automotive company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Software & System Operations Manager for their site.

Customer interface and TDP contribution
  • Based on the highlights of the project scope, contribute to the construction of the TDP(s) around components, products, systems, integrating customer trends and drivers
  • Manage the customer Intimacy with regular meeting.
  • Support the technical communications

Product development for Customer Projects
  • Implement Standardization strategy, escalate Lessons Learned to improve the Standards
  • In charge of the robust design in line with Metier standards and Industrial network for manufacturability
  • Implement methodologies and Tools necessary to state of the art developments
  • Manage development according to quality, cost and timing requirements by implementing effective DRs, TMMs and TCs
Resources and budget management
  • Define, agree with the PL/PTL R&D Director MTP2 and follow budgets and resources related to his project portfolio
  • Manage the resources dedicated to his/her projects
  • Deliver on quarterly bases an 18month load forecast for his/her team
  • Implement competence improvement plans for his teams
  • Develop and implement efficiency improvement plans
  • Define with the remote sites R&D Managers the assignment of teams on his/her projects
Education and Experience
  • Engineering Degree
  • 10 + year experience in R&D development activities
  • Minimum of 5 years people management experience
  • Track record of successful experience as a Software Team Lead/ System Engineering Team Leader/Product Development Manager
  • Proven ability to deliver projects on time and within budget
  • Excellent team player with proven leadership ability
  • Excellent people management skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Confident, articulate, self-motivated, determined, energetic
  • Experience in dealing in an international Environment
  • Positive Strategic outlook
  • Proven ability to be able to react/respond quickly to issues and be able to ‘think on your feet’ – agility
Key Competences
  • Product knowledge
  • Oral and written Communication
  • Leadership
  • Budget and Value Management
  • People management
  • Customer focus
  • People Management
Other Specifications
  • Skills to cooperate effectively in international and distributed development teams
  • Initiative, creativity, flexibility, goal-oriented approach
  • Employer reserves the right to request an employee to be flexible in his/her duties
  • High degree of innovation and creativity
  • Mind-set of Continuous Improvement
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • High level of motivation and work ethic

For further information on this Software & System Operations Manager role in Galway please contact Anne Marie Fox on 087 2197421 /
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